Maria Rosario Ponce Gil
June 25, 1939 – February 20, 2017
WENDELL – Maria Rosario Ponce Gil, 77, died Monday. She was born in Michoacan Mexico to Fidel Ponce & Cirilla Gil. She worked for Wakefield Nursery. She was a hard working woman who put her family first.
Funeral 3 pm, Saturday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Greenmount Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband, Rafael Torres of the home, sons, Necsali Torres (Consuelo) of Wendell, Jose Torres (Araceli) of Mexico, Benito Torres (Emma) of Zebulon, Ramiro Torres (Udelia) of Zebulon, Rafael Torres (Juana) of Knightdale, Ignacio Torres (Emma) of Knightdale, Rene Torres (Cariana) of Zebulon, daughters, Estella Torres (Francisco) of Knightdale, Maria Ayola (George) of California, Melania Torres of Wendell, Eulalia Torres (Renaldo) of Mexico, sisters, Ruperta Ponce (Andres Castanada), Galdina Ponce, 35 grandchildren, & 15 great grandchildren.
Visitation 6-9 pm, Friday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net